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Supreme International Limited in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, is a privately owned company that has been in business for over 55 years.

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This year marks the 25th anniversary of Farm Safety 4 Just Kids (FS4JK). The organization has promoted farm safety to more than 6 million people through local programs and education since 1987.

Over the past 25 years, FS4JK has established a network of more than 120 chapters across the U.S. and Canada that offer farm safety presentations on a local level. In that time, 35,600 volunteers donated 280,000 hours of their time to help promote safety on the farm.

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Advanced Instruments, Inc., recently introduced the Delta Instruments CombiScope FTIR 600 – the fastest and most accurate dairy analyzer on the market today for analysis of cow, goat, sheep, and buffalo milk.

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The World Holstein Conference is an international event held every four years by the World Holstein Friesian Federation (WHFF).

The first was held in 1964 in the Netherlands. In 2012, the 13th conference will come to Canada for the first time ever.

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0312ca_windmills_1The global food system needs to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels to succeed in feeding a growing world population, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said.

“There is justifiable concern that the current dependence of the food sector on fossil fuels may limit the sector’s ability to meet global food demands.

The challenge is to decouple food prices from fluctuating and rising fossil fuel prices,” according to an FAO paper published during the UN Conference on Climate Change.

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